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[Now through 12/31] Capital One adds restaurant delivery & streaming redemptions at $0.01 each

Update: Capital One reached out to let us know that they've extended this promotion until December 31, 2020.  Also note the following other temporary Capital One benefits that have been extended through December 31st: ...

Amex retention offers via online chat

Yesterday, Doctor of Credit reported success getting an Amex retention offer via online chat.  Chuck's Green card annual fee was due and he was offered either $75 or 5,000 points.  He took the $75. ...

Chase Freedom Flex Complete Guide

The all-new Chase Freedom Flex Mastercard is now live.  Within Chase's family of Ultimate Rewards cards, this one replaces the Freedom Visa.  The Freedom Visa was a good card thanks to its rotating 5X...
Amex Referral Offer 3

Amex Gold 60K & Green 50K offers via referrals

A couple of weeks ago Nick wrote about some great welcome offers available on some American Express credit and charge cards. See: Awesome new targeted Amex credit card offers. Since then, they've improved the offers...

Hilton Credit Card Comparison. Which is best?

Hilton's credit card lineup is not nearly as complicated as Marriott's (see: Which Marriott Bonvoy card is best?).  However, American Express does issue four different Hilton cards for the US market.  Here's everything you...

Bonvoy Brilliant: Spend $1,000 Get $100 (stacks with 10X offers!)

I found a new Amex Offer on my wife's Bonvoy Brilliant card today: Spend $1,000 or more, get $100 back. At first I assumed that this was only for spend at Marriott properties, but reading...

Ritz card: Double Dip Restaurants 10X + $300

This is just a quick post to point out that there are two overlapping promotions for Ritz cardholders.  One of the two ends soon: Earn 10X at restaurants and gas stations on up to...
Sapphire Reserve vs Preferred

Chase Sapphire: What’s Next? (On My Mind)

A week ago, Chase knocked my socks off with the news that they were revamping their Freedom cards.  The Freedom Visa card (with its 5% rotating categories) will be replaced with the new Freedom...

COVID Credit Card Enhancements Ultimate Guide

Travel rewards credit cards don't have the same appeal during a pandemic.  To keep our business, card issuers have been throwing temporary new perks our way.  We've seen a constant barrage of COVID credit...
Outdoor restaurant

[Update: Extended] Chase Marriott Cards: Earn 10x At Gas Stations & Restaurants On Up...

Update 9/4/20 from Nick: Chase has sent an email indicating that this offer has been extended to 9/30/20. You still must activate by September 15, 2020 - so don't forget to do that. Update 8/11/20 from...
Baby Yoda Chase Freedom

Freedom may be the only product change path to Freedom Flex

Greg wrote this morning about whether or not you should consider applying for the Chase Freedom (Visa) card right now given that applications for this card will no longer be available after September 14th...

Should you get the Chase Freedom Visa before its too late?

Chase's new Freedom Flex card is coming very soon (September 14th or 15th).  This new fee-free card will offer the same Ultimate Rewards points and rotating 5X categories as the current Freedom card, but...

Chase Freedom Unlimited to get new bonus categories on 9/13/20

We've previously written about the changes coming to the Chase Freedom Unlimited this month. While those changes were previously reported to be taking effect on September 15th, Chase has sent emails to cardholders indicating...

Best Ever Offer: Alaska Airlines Increased To 65,000 Miles + Companion Fare After $8,000...

About a week ago, there were reports of a great two-tiered welcome offer on the personal Alaska Airlines credit card which was giving up to 65,000 miles and a Companion Fare when spending $8,000...

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